We hope you are all enjoying your 4th year. We realize this is a difficult time, wrapping up Level 2, working on ERAS and seeking out residency positions all while working diligently during clinical rotations. Your concerns and suggestions are of course invaluable to our representing your voice. Please email any of us if you […]
What draws most potential medical students to NYCOM is the range of clinical sites our school has to offer. With rotations ranging in setting from inner city hospitals in the Bronx and Brooklyn, to posh suburban hospitals in Manhasset and Southampton, to rural settings in Upstate New York, the NYCOM student truly has the opportunity to “try on” medicine in different settings. The downside of this myriad of hospitals is that structured learning is piecemeal and often lost in the midst of learning different computer systems, hospital layouts, and medical teams. Further complicating matters, some hospitals offer more structured didactics than others, so obtaining a consistently beneficial learning experience can be difficult. In my four years at NYCOM, I have seen what works for my peers and what does not. Below are seven tips I have either observed or been frankly told by attendings, residents, and other successful students. There is no panacea, but I have seen these tips not only help a students get good grades on evaluations, but also help students leave a rotation satisfied they have become a better future doctor.
Confidential mental health and professional counseling is available to all NYITCOM students to assist them in coping with the stresses of medical school. Counseling services are available through the NYITCOM Academic Health Care Center and the NYIT Counseling and Wellness Center. A. NYITCOM’s Academic Health Care Center provides mental health counseling services. Students can schedule […]
Advanced Registration is now open for OMED 2010 Sunday, October 24 – Thursday, October 28, 2010 in San Francisco, CA Online Registration By fax: Download the Registration Form and fax to: (301) 694-5124 By mail: Send to: AOA Convention Registration, PO Box 3918, Frederick, MD 21705-3918 Make check payable to: American Osteopathic Association. Advance Registration […]